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5th Sep 2023

NPANews

YNPA National heading to York in November - date for your diaries


The 2023 Young NPA National meeting and night out is moving to York and will take place on November 28. 

4th Sep 2023

NPANews

Nominations open soon for new-look NPA Pig Industry Group


Pig producers and allied industry representatives will be able to submit nominations for a new-look NPA Pig Industry Group from October.

4th Sep 2023

NPANews

Industry consultant Mike Varley dies at the age of 74


We are sad to report that well-known pig industry consultant, Mike Varley, has died at the age of 74.

31st Aug 2023

NPANews

Members Area - producers wanted for pork safety study


AHDB is looking for producers to take part in a collaborative study on pig disease and pork safety.

30th Aug 2023

NPANews

Members Area - animal rights activism update


An update has been posted in the Members' Area regarding the animal rights activism targeting the farming sector. 

30th Aug 2023

Westminster

NPA issues ASF warning after Government delays EU import checks for fifth time


The NPA has warned that further delay to the introduction of checks on food imports from the EU leaves the UK pig sector exposed to ASF. 

29th Aug 2023

NPANews

NPA welcomes 'British' AHDB marketing rule change


The NPA has welcomed a change to the rules that will enable the term ‘British’ to be included in AHDB marketing campaigns. 

25th Aug 2023

NPANews

Retail support for British pork holds up, but bacon, ham and sausage all down - Porkwatch latest


Support for British pork products on retail shelves remained relatively strong during July, despite tight supplies and high pork prices.

23rd Aug 2023

HealthWelfare

The importance of the NPA protocol and PRRS testing when importing pigs


The NPA is urging anyone importing live pigs or semen should follow the guidance in the NPA protocol. 

23rd Aug 2023

NPANews

Defra webinar on 'Funding for Farmers'


Defra's Farming & Countryside Programme team is holding a webinar for farmers to find out about the payments available in England.